Remembering Mum: Gulzar’s Story – The Kampala Years | Shelina Shariff-Zia

Remembering Mum: Gulzar's Story - The Kampala Years | Shelina Shariff-Zia

Gulzar was born in Mombasa, Kenya on March 26th in 1936. Her mother had gone to the Rajan family home to be cosseted and pampered for the last months of her pregnancy and the birth. That was the custom in those days so she could relax and have her baby without having to do any household chores. Everyone would make a big fuss of the mother to be and cooked special treats for her like badaam paak with ghee, sugar and almonds{..]

More at the source: REMEMBERING MUM. GULZAR’S STORY : THE KAMPALA YEARS

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